ABC’s fantasy drama “Once Upon A Time,” is one of a renowned series that worked well on its side and so is the Sneezy/Tom Clark of that series. This will come as a shock to many that the Gabe Khouth who portrayed the role is no more. The sad demise came on Tuesday when the actor was riding a motorcycle and suddenly suffered a cardiac arrest.
The Sad Demise
Natasha Trisko Pezzente, Khouth’s representative, confirmed the same to ‘Today.’ She reported that the 46-year-old succumbed to the cardiac arrest on 23rd July. “Gabe has contributed to our industry in so many different ways as an entertainer, voice-over artist, actor, and creative soul,” Pezzente expressed. “He was a client and friend, and he will be dearly missed by all the lives he has touched and will always be in our hearts.”
Family And Fans Paid The Honor
Actor and comedian Peter Kelamis who was Khouth’s friend also gave a confirmation to the sad demise. On his Twitter account he honored his friend with words like “On July 23rd, my friend, Gabe Khouth appeared to suffer a cardiac arrest while riding his motorcycle and tragically died as a result. Gabe ALWAYS put a smile on everyone’s face. My deepest condolences to his family and friends. RIP-You kind, kind soul#Heartbroken #gonetoosoon.”
On July 23rd, my friend, Gabe Kouth appeared to suffer a cardiac arrest while riding his motorcycle and tragically died as a result.
Gabe ALWAYS put a smile on everyone’s face.
My deepest condolences to his Family and friends
RIP-You kind, kind soul#Heartbroken #gonetoosoon pic.twitter.com/YxM516Xrxh
— Peter Kelamis (@PeterKelamis) July 26, 2019
Khouth’s brother Sam Vincent came up with an emotional message on Friday. Khouth “went out doing what he loved and he’s at peace now,” he said in his Twitter video.
— Sam Vincent (@SamVincent71) July 26, 2019
Khouth’s on-screen brother in “Once Upon A Time,” Lee Arenberg also paid honor to the actor. He wrote that he is “devastated beyond words.”
Devastated beyond words!!! My on screen brother gone way too soon!! Gabe was sweet and spicy, hilarious and loveable and a pure talent… RIP @gabekhouth I ❤️u!!! #UntilWeMeetAgain https://t.co/825QhvEJ1V pic.twitter.com/omAlEHPrtb
— lee arenberg (@leearenberg) July 26, 2019
Adam Horowitz, “Once Upon A Time” co-creator remembered Khouth as “a lovely man, a great talent, and an indelible part of ‘Once Upon A Time’ since the beginning.”
Terribly saddened to learn of the passing of Gabe Khouth… a lovely man, a great talent, and an indelible part of Once Upon A Time since the beginning. But more importantly, he was our friend. He will be missed. RIP, Gabe.
— Adam Horowitz (@AdamHorowitzLA) July 26, 2019
Khouth’s Contribution To The Entertainment World
In the entertainment world, Khouth was a great contributor as an actor and as a voice artist too. He is working in the industry since the 1990s. “Life Sentence,” “A Series of Unfortunate Events,” “iZombie,” and “Supernatural” are some of his recent works. Peng of the “Fruit Ninja” series and Ken in “Beyblade Burst” are the characters to whom he gave his voice.